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How to Make an Author Website 101: Five Essential Tips

  1. Make it easy for visitors to buy your book
  2. Tell people who you are and where to find you
  3. Get their email addresses
  4. Nobody really cares what you look like
  5. Stay within the boundaries of your brand


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Tell people who you are and where to find you

Tell people who you are and where to find you

  • A short biography
  • Contact information
  • Links to social media


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Author Websites 102: Five Intermediate Tips

Author Websites 102: Five Intermediate Tips

  1. Non-responsive sites are non-acceptable
  2. Don’t know what OpenGraph tags are? Get on it!
  3. Create a lead magnet: The most common lead magnet is some sort of free content: usually chapters from your book, or perhaps even an entire ebook.
  4. The cliches are right: less is more
  5. Invest in design and user experience


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13 Author Websites That Get It Right

13 Author Websites That Get It Right


A Look Back at 30+ Years of Website Design

A Look Back at 30+ Years of Website Design


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